If you are a small business owner, understanding your legal rights and obligations is challenging and costly. SRBEC, Wollongong Council and legal experts from the Illawarra region are coming together to assist local SME’s with your legal issues and answer your questions.
Our panel has a diverse range of expertise and experience across a range of industries, so make sure you take advantage of a rare opportunity to access this FREE legal advisory discussion.
Limited space is available for the Face-to-Face session at the B-Hub in central Wollongong. Access to the session is available via Zoom.
The Panel Discussion will include:
• Legal information on a range of issues including lease disputes, contracts, commercial litigation, commercial and estate planning, and Intellectual Property / Copyright.
• Diverse Industry issues including (but not restricted to) retail, professional services and construction
• A Q&A opportunity for you to ask direct questions about your own legal issues
At the completion of the session you will leave with:
• An understanding of your legal rights and obligations as a small business owner
• A referral to a lawyer for further individual assistance specific to your situation if required, at a reduced fee
• A connection with your local accredited business advisor for general business advice relevant to your business.
Do not miss this opportunity to discuss your business’ legal issues with a panel of experts.
A one-to-one follow up meeting is available to assist you further and embed the ideas/principles of the session. Speak with local business advisors, Deb Sams and David Batson on the day or alternatively contact SRBEC at firstname.lastname@example.org or ph 6297 3121 for your local business advisor.
This workshop is supported by SRBEC and Wollongong City Council and is free for Illawarra businesses to attend.
The B-Hub is a registered COVID-Safe business space, and COVID distancing rules apply –REGISTRATIONS ARE ESSENTIAL.
About the panel experts:
Peter Bahlmann, Partner, Hanson’s Lawyers holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours), Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Theology. Hanson’s is a General Practice, proud of its 40 years of providing quality legal services to its clients. Peter’s legal focus is on commercial and estate planning including expertise in Wills and Special Disability Trusts.
James Welch is a local business owner, company director, and lawyer and Accredited Specialist in Commercial Litigation with a sub speciality in Insolvency law at Access Law Group. His clients are businesses, individuals, and professionals, and whilst providing legal solutions across all areas of commercial law, he mainly resolves commercial disputes, workplace problems, and insolvency issues. His dispute resolution experiences enable him to review contracts, negotiate terms, and meet his client’s interests in ways that other parties (and Courts) are likely to find agreeable.
Tim Marshall, owner of Marshall Legal obtained a first-class honours degree in molecular biology from Sydney University, then went on to graduate from Sydney Law School before commencing work with leading Sydney-based patent and trade-mark firms. From 1999, Tim worked in Intellectual Property in London for legal giants such as Clifford Chance, and Herbert Smith, acting on many large ticket deals including the sale of the FOSTERS beer brand to a large English Brewer. Returning to Australia and the Illawarra in 2011 Tim established Marshall Legal, offering a full range of intellectual property services – identification and creation of IP rights, exploitation of IP rights, enforcement and defence of IP rights and “freedom to operate” and pre-application IP rights searches.